Obituary published Jan. 16, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger

Sarah Daisy (Brown) Buckner, 81, of Auxvasse passed away at Audrain Medical Center on January 14, 2013. She was born July 19, 1931 in Auxvasse, the daughter of the late James R. Brown and the late Sarah Willie (Galbreath) Brown.
Sarah will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by one daughter, Sarah Britt of Fulton; one brother, William H. Brown of Auxvasse; two sisters, Nadine Mozee of St. Charles, and Josephine (Arnold) Thomas, of Miami, FL; five grandchildren, Robert L. Monroe, Jr., Ronald Lee Monroe, Christina Nicole Monroe, and Ralph Buckner's children, Ralph and Tamika, and their children; and two great grandchildren, Robert L. Monroe III and Georgia Mae Monroe. In addition to her parents, Sarah was preceded in death by one son, Ralph C. Buckner; two brothers, Clifford Brown and James F. Brown; and one sister, Erma West.
Sarah was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She enjoyed flowers, working, spending time with family and friends, and riding around the countryside. Sarah loved to cook and enjoyed changing and experimenting with recipes.
Funeral services will be 11:00am on Friday, January 18, 2013 at Maupin Funeral Home with Reverend Larry Warren officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00am until the time of service on Friday, January 18, 2013 at Maupin Funeral Home. Interment will be held at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, MO 65251.
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